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The '''Office of Minority Health''' ('''OMH''') was created in 1986 and is one of the most significant outcomes of the 1985 Secretary's Task Force ''Report on Black and Minority Health'', also known as the "Heckler Report". The Heckler report "was a landmark effort in analyzing and synthesizing the present state of knowledge [in 1985] of the major factors that contribute to the health status of Blacks, Hispanics, Asian/Pacific Islanders, and Native Americans." The Office the Heckler Report established is dedicated to improving the health of racial and ethnic minority populations through the development of Health policy|health policies and programs that will help eliminate health disparities. OMH was reauthorized by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (P.L. 111-148). How OMH works: OMH works in partnership with communities and organizations in the Public sector|public and private sectors. These collaborations support a systems...
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samhsa center for substance abuse prevention;hrsa;hhs office of minority health
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u.s. department of health and human services. office of minority health
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lopez, laureen marie, 1953-
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office of minority health
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rosser, donna bass
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